A Japanese automotive company which produces mainly automotive and commercial vehicles and diesel engines.
Company founded in 1916 when Tokyo Ishikawajima Shipbuilding and Engineering Co., Ltd. in cooperation with the Tokyo Gas and Electric Industrial Co. to build automobiles.
In 1972, Isuzu entered into an agreement with the General Motors Corporation when GM bought a 34% stake in Isuzu.
Isuzu has many subsidiaries and joint ventures throughout the world, such as:
- Ghandhara Industries
- Guangzhou Automobile Group Bus
- HICOM Automotive Manufacturers (Malaysia)
- Isuzu Astra Motor Indonesia
- Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc.
- GM Powertrain Poland
... and many others